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Transformers Prime Pre-Orders Open at BigBadToyStore.com - First Edition Line For Specialty Market Only?

By Jack Q on Tuesday, November 08, 2011



Joel at BigBadToyStore just informed of pre-order listings for Transformers Prime series action figures:

"Hi - we've just listed the first waves of Hasbro's Transformers Prime line of figures! An important note about this line that we'd like you to pass on to your readers.

This 'First Edition' line is a specialty market exclusive with limited distribution.

BBTS will be carrying the full lineup, get your preorders in and you can count on us to fill your order."

Listings include:

Entertainment Pack:
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=HAS21018&mode=retail

Deluxe Wave 1 and Wave 1.5
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=2819&company=0&category=8092

Voyager Wave 1
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=2819&company=0&category=8095

Role Play Blaster
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=HAS21017&mode=retail

Get the scoop on all the Transformers updates as they happen right here at Tformers.com. The best resource for all your Transformers news and reviews every day.


Transformers Poll
How do feel about K-Mart, Target and Wal-Mart Not to Carrying Prime First Edition Series?
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3 - Okay
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1 - Terrible
0 - Mortified

   Votes: 396  -  Poll Results


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Dark_Supreme_Jetfire
2011-11-17
5:11 pm

So basically only TRU will sell these figures....first. So that means what $14.99 for a Deluxe? Screw that!! 
puma
2011-11-17
2:19 pm

TF Source just put up their preorders for Prime figures. Some of their pricing is double of what BBTS pricing is at. Ridiculous. Still holding out for HTS to carry these. 
Emerje
2011-11-10
3:16 am

DOTM Primes? My local Walmarts are the same way, and now they've restocked with the gold repaint of the mold. Red, gray, and gold is not a good combination by any stretch.  
formerly nortagem
2011-11-10
12:00 am

"a specialty market exclusive" after the same kind of disastrous delay that was cast on Animated figures? Yeah, that makes total sense, Hasblo. Hopefully that won't be the case for the entire series. 
Noisemaze75
2011-11-09
4:10 pm

just went to preorder Starscream....BBTS is down... 
Lord Atmo
2011-11-09
10:55 am

My Walmart has pegs that are literally stuffed to the breaking point full of Deluxe OPs...... 
robo_rob
2011-11-09
10:02 am

Last waves of any line are hard to come by as the stores are trying to get rid of stock. It's frustrating enough. See here, DotM toys sell pretty well. I'd say the only place I've seen them sit is the same Walmart that never seems to sell any toys, regardless of the line. But that's... read more 
Cybcouncil
2011-11-09
7:39 am

Worried that we will not get the soundwave wave down here. Living in Texas we get stuff dead last. So a bunch of times we don't see the end of lines. 
BaCon
2011-11-09
12:52 am

I thought the same thing. Stores wanted to focus on selling ROTF so Hasbro tried to design all the packaging to look like movie stuff. Whatever the case, I am mystified by the very quiet response to Transformers Prime. I wonder if the retailers are not interested for that reason. 
puma
2011-11-08
10:57 pm

i don't see why Hasbro Toy Shop wouldn't carry these as well. 
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